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    Trump’s Favorite Media Outlets Are Melting Down Over News Paul Manafort’s Home Was Raided
    Aug11

    Trump’s Favorite Media Outlets Are Melting Down Over News Paul Manafort’s Home Was Raided

    Breitbart and company are working overtime to distance the president from his former campaign manager. After President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort was issued a search warrant regarding the Russia investigation, pro-Trump media — including Fox personalities, fringe blogs, neo-Nazi sites, and fake news...

    Statue of Muslim Magomayev to be erected in Kiev
    Aug11

    Statue of Muslim Magomayev to be erected in Kiev

    A park in the heart of Kiev, Ukraine will be named after the world-famous opera and pop singer of Azerbaijan, composer Muslum Magomayev. …read more Source:...

    An Update on the War in Ukraine
    Aug11

    An Update on the War in Ukraine

    The conflict was then, and it remains today, a real war. …read more Source: CNS...

    Why the sons of Russian spies qualify as Canadians
    Aug11

    Why the sons of Russian spies qualify as Canadians

    Alex and Tim Foley in Bangkok in 2011. (Tim and Alex Foley) Peggy Ann Osborne and Don Chapman are the lead researcher and founder, respectively, for Lost Canadians, a volunteer group of Canadian advocates working to restore rightful citizenship to hundreds of thousands of Canadians who have fallen between the cracks of citizenship laws. The...

    What can Canada do for Venezuela?
    Aug11

    What can Canada do for Venezuela?

    (Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters) Ben Rowswell was Canada’s ambassador to Venezuela from 2014 until last month, when he retired from the Canadian foreign service. He’s now working in Toronto as co-founder of Udara, a software venture that provides an app designed to help activist groups connect with supporters through their mobile...

    Trump thanks Putin for reducing US embassy staff
    Aug11

    Trump thanks Putin for reducing US embassy staff

    BEDMINSTER, New Jersey: President Donald Trump on Thursday (Friday in Manila) thanked Russian President Vladimir Putin for ordering the US embassy in Moscow to reduce its staff—boasting that this would cut payroll costs. Last month, the Kremlin demanded that Washington reduce its diplomatic footprint in Russia by 755 employees—both US diplomats...

    Russian Court Sentences Ukrainian To 8 Years On Terror Charges
    Aug11

    Russian Court Sentences Ukrainian To 8 Years On Terror Charges

    A court in Russia has sentenced a Ukrainian citizen to 8 years in prison on terrorism charges. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Despite sanctions, Russia further quashes dissent, human rights in occupied Crimea
    Aug11

    Despite sanctions, Russia further quashes dissent, human rights in occupied Crimea

    KYIV – The persecution of ethnic Ukrainians, Crimean-Tatars and Russians who take pro-Ukrainian stances by the occupying Kremlin regime in Crimea continues unabated and is reaching anomalous proportions. “Neglect of human rights [on Ukraine’s territory of Crimea] is coming to an unprecedented scale, cynicism and absurdity,” said Crimean...

    Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada promotes trade deal  between ‘symbol’ and ‘new frontier’ of the free world
    Aug11

    Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada promotes trade deal between ‘symbol’ and ‘new frontier’ of the free world

    OTTAWA – Since taking up his post as Ukraine’s ambassador to Canada in late 2015, Andriy Shevchenko has spent most of his time with journalists talking to them about Russian aggression in his country. So when there’s a good-news story, such as the official launch of the Canada-Ukraine Free Trade Agreement (CUFTA) on August 1, […]...

    Ukrainian Canadian Joshua Kutryk selected to become Canadian astronaut
    Aug11

    Ukrainian Canadian Joshua Kutryk selected to become Canadian astronaut

    OTTAWA – Lt. Col. Joshua Kutryk, a Ukrainian Canadian, and Dr. Jennifer Sidey were welcomed to Canada’s astronaut corps on July 1 at the Canada Day celebrations on Parliament Hill. The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) offered sincere congratulations to Lt. Col. Kutryk on his selection. He and Dr. Sidey were the two candidates selected out...